The Defence Research Development Organisation has announced the scholarship programme for girls for the Post Graduate (PG) and Under Graduate (UG) programmes. The students in the Post Graduate programme can get a scholarship upto Rs 1.86 lakh per annum (Rs 15,500 per month), while the undergraduate (UG) students will get a scholarship till Rs 1.2 lakh per annum.
The scholarship will be provided in the subjects of Aerospace/ Aeronautical Engineering, Space Engineering and Rocketry/ Avionics/ Aircraft Engineering.For the Under Graduate programme, the students need to secure admission in the first year of B.Tech/ BE or equivalent. To be eligible for the Post Graduate (PG) admission, the candidates need to secure a minimum 60 per cent marks in Bachelor of Engineering (BE/ B.Tech).
The online application process has started on July 25. The candidates can apply till September 10 through the website drdo.gov.in.